Search for dissertations about: "Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft.

  1. 1. Lone parenting, socioeconomic conditions and severe ill-health longitudinal register-based studies

    University dissertation from Umeå : Folkhälsa och klinisk medicin

    Author : Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft; Denny Vågerö; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Public health; Single parent; single mother; single father; children; risk factor; socio-economic status; mortality; morbidity; injury; psychiatric disease; education; epidemiology; longitudinal; Folkhälsomedicin; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden; epidemiologi; Epidemiology;

    Abstract : The general aims of this dissertation are to analyse how family situation, and especially lone parenting, influence health and life chances in Sweden and the extent to which possible relations are influenced by socioeconomic circumstances and health selection.In two population-based cohort studies we analysed overall and cause-specific mortality (1991-95), and also severe morbidity (1991-94) from different causes among lone mothers in comparison with mothers with partners. READ MORE